We love our Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Linen Quill, but for summer, we love it even more in beautiful Cattail Silk… as light and gentle as a warm breeze!

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho

The charm of this sweater is in the details: sweet cording stitch edges, gently curved bottom hems, and a graceful drape. Knit in the round from the bottom up with a raglan shoulder, this free pattern achieves a rare blend of challenge and simplicity that will equally engage beginners and old pros.

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho

Whether your summer plans include stargazing, strawberry picking, or subway commuting, embrace simplicity with this subtly detailed warm-weather knit. It’s hard to imagine a sweeter sweater!

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho

Designed for Purl Soho by Laura Ferguson.

Materials

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho

GAUGE

28 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

SIZES

32 (36, 40, 44, 48)

To fit actual chest circumference of 28-31 (32-35, 36-39, 40-43, 44-47) inches, with 1-4 inches of positive ease.

  • Finished Chest Circumference: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48) inches
  • Finished Length from Shoulder to Bottom Edge of Back: 22 ¼ (23 ¼, 24 ¼, 25 ½, 26 ¾) inches
  • Finished Length of Armhole: 8 ¾ (9 ¼, 9 ¾, 10 ½, 11) inches
  • Finished Length from Underarm to Bottom Edge (measured at side): 10 (10 ½, 11, 11 ½, 12 ¼) inches
  • Finished Length from Underarm to Cuff: 16 ¾ (16 ¾, 17, 17 ½, 17 ¾) inches

 

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho

SAMPLE: The sample pictured here is size 36 inches, modeled with 4 inches of ease.

PATTERN

For the free pattern, please visit our original Lightweight Raglan Pullover story!

Lightweight Raglan Pullover in Cattail Silk | Purl Soho